VAST News July 15,2019

Suzanne Rychlik
Jul 15, 2019

Valley Aquatics News 2019

July 15, 2019

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Practice Changes this week:

Normal practice schedule this week. Please note that Coach Ted will be at Senior Sectionals in Oregon from Wednesday-Saturday.

There is Saturday AM practice for Gold/Gold Elite/Silver Elite from 8-10 AM.

The last day of practice for the 2018-19 Swim Season is Wednesday, July 31st.  Practice will resume on September 11th.

2019-20 registration is now available.   You can register find the information here.  If you have any questions about which group to register your swimmer for, please discuss with your swimmers coach in the next couple of weeks.

 Meet report from Coach Derek:  Great job to all our swimmers at the Mark Prothero Meet this weekend at KCAC! As a team we totaled over 90 new best times including many new PNS Championship cuts. New team top 10 swims were Kaelie Allan (1500 free, 100 back, 100 free, 200 free, 200 back), Aidan Bouchard (100 breast), Joey Fitzsimmons (50 breast, 100 free, 50 free, 200 breast, 100 breast, 100 fly), Lauren Gintz (200 back), Emma Keith (50 fly), Seth Morrow (200 fly, 100 fly), Spencer Palaki (50 fly), Margaret Petellin (100 back), Alex Ruppe (800 free, 200 fly, 100 free, 50 free, 200 breast, 200 IM, 200 free, 200 back), Kyleigh Rychlik (100 fly), Dean Tucker (50 free, 50 breast, 50 back), and Abby Yalcin (50 fly, 200 breast). 

Upcoming Swim Meets:

Senior champs: Coach Ted will be running through entries with athletes today at practice.

Age Group PNS Champs:   Coaches are finalizing entries this weekend.

Futures:  Travel is individual travel since the meet is at Mt. Hood so swimmers can come and go.